Guides & Resources

Can You Remove Mechanical Keyboard Keycaps & Switches By Hand?

The main draw for mechanical keyboards is their customizability, both aesthetically and functionally. You can quickly swap out your keycaps and switches to create your ideal experience on hot-swap boards,...

October 22, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


The 75% Keyboard Layout: King of Gaming & Productivity

Chances are, you could throw a dart out the window and hit a unique keyboard layout. Full-size, TKL, 60%, 75%, Alice, 40%, we could go on and on. Having a...

October 21, 2021 - 1 COMMENTS


The Trident: Unsung Hero of Glorious PC Gaming

Have you ever had a friend that picks you up when you’re feeling down? Someone you can always rely on to get the job done, no questions asked? There are...

October 20, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Is This Keycap Set Compatible With My Mechanical Keyboard?

A major selling point of mechanical keyboards is their unparalleled customizability, especially when it comes to aesthetics. As the keyboard hobby has grown exponentially over the last few years, so...

October 15, 2021 - 2 COMMENTS


Ambidextrous Vs. Ergonomic Gaming Mice: What's The Difference?

When searching for gaming mice online, the overwhelming amount of choice can make coming to a final decision incredibly difficult. Weight, size, sensors, and more should all be factored in...

October 11, 2021 - 2 COMMENTS


Top 10 Must-Play PC Horror Games for Halloween 2021

Halloween is not a holiday taken lightly here at Glorious. There is nothing more fun than decorating the house, workshopping your costume ideas, and intentionally scaring yourself silly with PC...

October 08, 2021 - 1 COMMENTS


Fall PC Gaming Essentials for the Hardcore Player

Fall means a chill in the air, pumpkin spice products running rampant, and exciting PC game releases. We have already seen some great titles come out in September alone, including...

October 01, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Model D Wireless Gaming Mouse Review Megapost [September 2021]

Model D Wireless reviews hit the internet yesterday, and reviews have been overwhelmingly positive. Many reviewers cited the improved build quality, comfortable ergonomic design, and incredibly competitive price. We are...

September 15, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Top 5 Reasons You Should Use Mouse Grip Tape

It's time to get a grip. Your gaming mouse needs an upgrade, and applying good grip tape is the perfect way to get an edge up on the battlefield. Quick...

September 08, 2021 - 5 COMMENTS


How To Fix Bent Keyboard Switch Pins

One of the most common issues you may face when building a modular mechanical keyboard is bent switch pins. These two metal pins, located on the underside of every switch,...

September 07, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Hard vs Soft Mousepads Explained

Optimizing your PC gaming performance means finding what best fits your playstyle. Some gamers prefer lightweight mice with machine-cut holes, while others play better with heavier mice with added weights....

August 30, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


The Best Gaming Mice for Back-To-School (2021)

With school starting back up, now is the time to stock up on all of your dorm room essentials. Backpack? Check. Laptop? Check. Shower shoes? Hopefully. However, we would be...

August 18, 2021 - 1 COMMENTS


How to Replace Switches on a Mechanical Keyboard

The benefit of using a modular, or hotswap, mechanical keyboard is the ability to swap out your switches easily. Trying out new switches is an exciting experience, and we highly...

August 17, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


What Are "WoB" and "BoW" Keycaps?

If you frequent Reddit or other mechanical keyboard forums, you may notice the two acronyms "BoW" and "WoB" thrown around quite a bit in regards to keycaps. However, what does...

August 16, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Glorious Lynx Optimization Guide

With Glorious Lynx finally released into the wild, we felt it was the right time to discuss some valuable tips and tricks for getting the most out of this linear...

August 12, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


A Simple Guide to Glorious Elements Mousepads

The Glorious Elements Mousepads are our line of premium, hybrid-surface mousepads designed for high-performance PC gaming. Each pad, Fire, Ice, and Air, offers players next-level speed and precision unmatched by...

August 03, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


What Is the Purpose of Keyboard Foam?

Keyboard enthusiasts love to optimize their board's sound; from using lubed switches to clipping stabilizers, there are always innovative ways to improve one's typing experience. Keyboard cases tend to have...

July 30, 2021 - 3 COMMENTS


Mistakes to Avoid When Installing Switches Into a Hotswap Mechanical...

Mechanical keyboard PCBs typically come in two forms: hotswap and solder. Solder PCBs require a specialized tool, wire, and a basic understanding of how to solder components together. Hotswap PCBs...

July 27, 2021 - 1 COMMENTS


Why You Should Use a Gaming Mouse with Holes

If you have been searching for a lightweight gaming mouse lately, you have probably noticed a new trend: large, hexagonal holes. Mouse shells with these perforations are becoming more and...

July 15, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS


Who Should Be Using Clicky Switches In Their Mechanical Keyboards?

Clicky switches turn your mechanical keyboard into a typewriter. Every keystroke produces an audible click due to a tiny bar integrated into the switch's housing. Of all the switch types,...

July 12, 2021 - 0 COMMENTS